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Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Atiku Abubakar #EducationSolutions Essay Competition Longlist Announcement

Atiku Abubakar #EducationSolutions Essay Competition Longlist Announcement

The judges of the Atiku Abubakar #EducationSolutions essay competition are pleased to announce a 10-person longlist, as follows (names arranged in alphabetical order):…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
3rd Place Atiku Abubakar #EducationSolutions Essay by Iveren Winifred Nyinoh

3rd Place Atiku Abubakar #EducationSolutions Essay by Iveren Winifred Nyinoh

By Iveren Winifred Nyinoh Title: More Learning to More People: How can Nigeria be more innovative in bridging its literacy and skills gap? Before I discuss the…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Atiku Abubakar #EducationSolutions Essay by Emeka Chigozie Ezekwesiri

Atiku Abubakar #EducationSolutions Essay by Emeka Chigozie Ezekwesiri

Education is the bedrock of any society that defines its development and continuity. It determines the level of literacy in a country and propagates skill acquisition.…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Atiku Abubakar #EducationSolutions Essay by Kenechukwu Nneka Lily Nwagbo

Atiku Abubakar #EducationSolutions Essay by Kenechukwu Nneka Lily Nwagbo

Naturally, pain is the body’s way of communicating that something is wrong. It is a positive sign that a person is still alive but could also be an indicator of…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Respect Your Boundaries – Atiku

Respect Your Boundaries – Atiku

Respect your boundaries – Atiku Urges Executive and Legislative Branches 12 November, 2013 Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has advised the executive branch…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018

Remembering John F. Kennedy

Fifty years ago this weekend, I was seventeen years old and a student in secondary school when I heard the tragic news that would change the lives of millions of…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
#AtikuAt67: My Life, My Book, My story

#AtikuAt67: My Life, My Book, My story

On the 25th of November, 1946, a child was born in Jada, then a small town in what is now Adamawa State, and that child grew up to be me, Atiku. Though born into…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018

The letter that embarrassed me

I got a heartbreaking note yesterday, from a lady I have never met, who was a beneficiary of the 2011 round of scholarships. I knew Godwin a long time ago. He was…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018

Notes from the 2013 North East Economic Summit

By Atiku Abubakar Last week I attended the North East Economic Forum in Gombe State, organised by the leadership of the six states that make up the North East geopolitical…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
South Africa Honours Atiku

South Africa Honours Atiku

Former Vice President Abubakar was on Sunday honored by the South African leadership with front-row seat at both the state funeral and private burial ceremonies…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
OPED: Internationally incarcerated Nigerians need our support

OPED: Internationally incarcerated Nigerians need our support

By Atiku Abubakar Scattered across the globe are hundreds of thousands of our Nigerian brothers and sisters who have left the Nigerian homeland in the hopes of building…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
The education summit we need

The education summit we need

2013 has been a year of mixed fortunes for Nigerian education. I recall with much grief the series of school shootings that took place in Borno and Yobe states;…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Never Take Unity For Granted

Never Take Unity For Granted

As we mark the centenary celebration of the amalgamation of the Lagos colony with the Northern and Southern Protectorates by the British Colonial occupier forming…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
2014: My thoughts on Nigeria, Politics, Elections and Social Media

2014: My thoughts on Nigeria, Politics, Elections and Social Media

2014 is an important year for Nigeria. 100 years ago this year, what is today known as Nigeria came into being, after the amalgamation of the territories known as…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
#Davos2014: Our solutions must solve local problems

#Davos2014: Our solutions must solve local problems

I think it’s fair to say that Nigeria had a good showing in Davos. That our country and President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, is actively participating in the annual…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
After consultation, it is time to move to APC. Let the bridge-building continue

After consultation, it is time to move to APC. Let the bridge-building continue

Press Statement by Atiku Abubakar, GCON, Turaki Adamawa and former Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria on his Resignation from the PDP and his Joining…